Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Neil I. Goldfarb

Addressing an Epidemic of Fraud in the Healthcare Wasteland

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 6:00 AM
A friend of mine whom I’ll refer to as Jasper (not his real name) is a 40-something year old male who was diagnosed a few years ago with Parkinson’s disease. Several months ago he gave me a call, knowing that I have a health benefits background. Jasper had learned from his physical therapist... Read more

Lest We Forgot - Obamacare Exists for a Reason

Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 6:00 AM
An inaccessible, incomprehensible application website. Health plan options that don’t seem to meet the big “A” in “ACA” (affordability) by most Americans’ definitions. Longstanding health policies being dropped by insurers, purportedly because plans fail to meet... Read more

ACA’s Employer Wellness Program Rules: New Challenges for Employers

Friday, November 8, 2013, 6:00 AM
We’re currently at the height of “open enrollment” season – the annual period during which most employers offering health benefits to their employees roll out information on changes to the benefits plan and assist employees in making their benefit selections for the coming year... Read more
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Robert I. Field, Ph.D., J.D., M.P.H. Professor, School of Law & Drexel School of Public Health
Jeffrey Brenner, MD Founder of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, Medical Director of the Urban Health Institute at Cooper University Healthcare
Andy Carter President & CEO, The Hospital & Healthsystem Assoc. of Pa.
Robert B. Doherty Senior Vice President of Governmental Affairs & Public Policy American College of Physicians
David Grande, MD, MPA Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Tine Hansen-Turton Chief Strategy Officer of Public Health Management Corporation
Drew A. Harris, DPM, MPH Director of Health Policy Program at the Jefferson College of Population Health
Antoinette Kraus Director of the Pennsylvania Health Access Network
Laval Miller-Wilson Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Health Law Project
David B. Nash, MD, MBA Founding Dean of the Jefferson College of Population Health
Mark V. Pauly, Ph.D. Professor of Health Care Management, Business Economics and Public Policy at The Wharton School
Howard J. Peterson, MHA Managing Partner of TRG Healthcare, a national healthcare consulting firm
Paula L. Stillman, MD, MBA Healthcare consultant with special expertise in population health and disease management
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